Rebecca, Evita, Newsies And a Pre-Historic Scare at Broadway in Bryant Park
Newsies star Kara Lindsay
cozied up with a very lifelike dinosaur puppet from the family attraction "Field Station: Dinosaurs," then took to the Bryant Park stage to sing some tunes for the enthusiastic crowd. Set to begin previews in October, stars Jill Paice and Ryan Silverman gave a glimpse of the Broadway-bound Rebecca, while Off-Broadway’s Rent gave a last look before it closes Sept. 9. Broadway in Bryant park stalwart Chicago presented a stirring version of "All That Jazz" and Evita ended the 5th week of this annual summer series with a "High Flying" duet. For more on the August 9 presentation, click here.
Deaf West’s production of SPRING AWAKENING floored the critics when it premiered in California, prompting the Los Angeles Times to write, "It's hard to enumerate all the ways in which Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING is so very, very good." Now this unapologetically brilliant new production is coming to New York.